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    1. (Be) tired, weary, sated, bored; fatigue, etc. Kua roi au i te akarongo i tena tuatua. Im tired of listening to what you are saying; E tangata roi kore aia i te aere na raro ua ki te angaanga. He never seems to get tired walking to work; E akaoti i te angaanga me kite koe i te roi., Stop working when you feel tired; Te roi ia koe! You make me tired!; I to maua roianga i te akara i te teata, kua aere maua ki te kainga. When we got tired of watching the film, we went home; Kua anga te roi. The tiredness has passed off now. Te roi!, what a nuisance!
    2. A bed, mattress. Ko toku roi tena. That’s my bed; Te maani roi rakau nei au. Im making a wooden bed; E ariki roi manea tena. That’s a lovely bedspread; Te akaanga nei au i toku roi. Im taking a rest now; E akamanea i te roi. Make the bed. Roi maki, sickbed, bed of sick-ness.

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